Chattanooga Engineers Club
Meeting Notices - 2004



January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December



January

5
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)Tom Wengler, CGW, Inc.
12
Motivating Young Women for Careers in Engineering Joanne Chang, MIT Women's Initiative
19
No Meeting in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
26
Innovative Applications of Nanotechnology Dr. Lee Magid, ORNL (SNS)


February

2
Sustainable Buildings Sara Hedstrom, Carol R Johnson Assoc., Inc.
9
Oak Ridge Technology TransferDr. Terry Payne, P.E., ORNL
16
No Meeting in observance of Presidents Day.
23
Tennessee Valley Technology CorridorCongressman Zach Wamp


March

1
The Utila System (Wind Farms)Rick Ector, Tennessee Valley Infrastructure Group (TVIG)
8
Smart Wire TechnologyDale Bradshaw (TVA)
15
NASA’s X-37 Advanced Technology Flight DemonstratorDavid Jacobson, Marshall Space Flight Center
22
SIMCenter ActivitiesDr. D. L. Whitfield, SimCenter Director
29
Tour: Top Flight Paper ProductsDon Pauls


April

5
Research and Development in Unmanned Aircraft and Military Guidance SystemsMr. Bob Pap, Accurate Automation
12
The UTC Engineering Design Experience” and “Vehicle Monitoring SystemDr. Rick Keyser and UTC Engineering Design Team
19
An Interactive Arm-Wrestling Machine” and “Vinyl Covering Removal SystemDr. Rick Keyser and UTC Engineering Design Team
26
New Technologies in PET/CT ScansCarlyle Reynolds, CPS Innovations


May

3
Engineering Technology is Alive and Well at Chattanooga StateDr. Jim Catanzaro, President, CSTCC
10
Knowledge Preservation using ADOBE AcrobatTom Carson, P.E. ACE and Dr. Greg Sedrick, P.E., PhD
17
The Chattanooga Chestnut Tree ProjectDr. J. Hill Craddock, Robert M. Davenport Asst. Prof. of Biology, UTC
24
Adobe Acrobat to Set Up Knowledge Base Networks for Manufacturing EnvironmentsChris Carson, Mueller Co.
31
No Meeting - Memorial Day Holiday.


June

7
The Tennessee Lottery and Educational FundingGail Campbell, UTC
14
What You Don’t Know Can Bite You - Environmental AssessmentsMack McCarley, P.E., Qore Property Sciences
21
Getting girls excited about science and technical careersCecelia Wigal, UTC
28
Six Sigma Green Belt TrainingGeorge Aslinger, Aslinger & Associates Science


July

5
No Meeting - Independence Day.
12
TVA's Nuclear Program: What's next on the nuclear horizon?Mark Burzynski, TVA
19
Clean Air Act Compliance: Breathe easier with TVAMike Scott, Title IV Program Mgr, TVA
26
Getting the ‘tech’ out there: The Oak Ridge Public TourFred Strohl, ORNL


August

2
NASA's Vision for Space ExplorationRoy Priest, MSFC
9
Optical SensorsT.W. Cease, IEEE
16
How NASA Hardware Operates in the Demanding Environments of the Space Shuttle and Space StationTim Allen, Teledyne Brown Engineering
23
TVA Activities as a Result of the Northeast BlackoutTim Ponseti, TVA
30
Tour of ORNL.


September

6
No Meeting - Labor Day.
13
Engineering & Technology AcademyJoel Laney, Soddy-Daisy High School
20
Georgia Water IssuesAllison Keefer, GA Dept. Natural Resources
27
DARPA Grand Challenge Project: The Road to the Grand ChallengeAbe Mishler, UTC Graduate Student


October

4
How TVA Operates the Tennessee River SystemGary Mauldin, TVA
11
No Meeting - Columbus Day Holiday .
18
Trials and Tribulations of Placing 1.8 MW Wind Turbines on MountaintopsCarol Glover, TVA
25
Digital Data Authentication Using the ‘auto-notary™’ ProductTom Wood, Accurate Automation Corporation


November

1
Leadership for GeeksSteve Smith (www.coalsmith.com)
8
Are We There Yet? Current Status of Fuel Cell TechnologyDale Bradshaw
15
Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Security: Keeping Us Safe at Home and AbroadMichael Whitaker, ORNL's Nuclear Science and Technology Division
22
What’s all this fuss about nanoscience? ORNL’s new Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences (CNMS)Doug Lowndes, Scientific Director, CNMS, ORNL
29
Nanotechnology and Its ApplicationsDr. Jayesh Doshi, President & CEO, eSpin Technologies, Inc.


December

6
UTC Senior Design ProjectDr. Knight and students from UTC
13
Business Meeting.
20
No Meeting.
27
No Meeting.